Rainton Meadows Arena, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Ritson vs Ellison?
Lewis Ritson beat Jordan Ellison by knockout in the 7th round on Saturday 3rd December 2016 at Rainton Meadows Arena in Tyne and Wear.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Ritson vs Ellison stats
Lewis Ritson stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 11 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jordan Ellison made his way to the ring with a record of 6 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Ritson had a large advantage in power over Ellison, boosting at 45% knock out percentage over Ellison's 17%.
Lewis Ritson was the older man by 2 years, at 28 years old.
Ritson had a height advantage of 1 inch over Ellison.
Both Lewis Ritson & Jordan Ellison fought out of an orthodox stance.
Ritson's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Ellison's, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 27 days later than Ellison, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 11 more professional rounds, 145 to Ellison's 134.
Ritson vs Ellison form
Ritson had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Robbie Davies Jnr on 19th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Newcastle Arena, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had won against Marek Jedrzejewski on 2nd August 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Exhibition Centre, Merseyside.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Francesco Patera on 13th October 2018 by split decision in their 12 round contest at Metro Radio Arena, Tyne and Wear.
Before that, he had beat Paul Hyland Jnr on 16th June 2018 by technical knockout in the 1st round in their BBBOC British Lightweight championship fight at Metro Radio Arena, Tyne and Wear.
He had defeated Scott Cardle on 24th March 2018 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their BBBOC British Lightweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London.
Ritson's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 30 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Ritson vs Ellison?
Lewis Ritson was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Jordan Ellison made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.